If you make a request through the WarnerMedia Privacy Center, Confirm that your trade proposal is valid according to the NBA collective bargaining agreement. Mar 18, ORL (16-49) lost to CLE, 103-120, 66. Football Stats - NFL - CFL - AFL - Arena Football - Indoor Football - Search Recent Game Results Height of bar is margin of victory • Mouseover bar for details • Click for box score • Grouped by Month ORLANDO - In all of his infinite wisdom, Pat Williams was dead-on accurate back in the mid-1980s that NBA basketball would be able to thrive in a relatively small city such as Orlando because of the enormous passion and potential there. Michael Ansley was selected as the #10 pick in the Second Round of the 1989 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. All logos are the trademark & property of their owners and not Sports Reference LLC. Sam Vincent signed a multi-year extension with the Orlando Magic on February 6, 1990. Together, the two convinced the NBA to give Orlando a franchise after local fans made $100 deposits on season-ticket reservations. Select the fourth team from the drop down menu. Morlon Wiley was taken in the 1989 Expansion Draft by the Orlando Magic from the Dallas Mavericks on June 15, 1989. Latest roster moves, team & player stats, upcoming schedule, scores, & more. Mar 1, ORL (16-41) lost to SAC, 100-114, 58. 18-64, Finished 7th in NBA Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change. Anderson, who would go on to become one of Orlando’s most decorated players in his 10 seasons while playing for the Magic, also remembers the unadulterated joy shown by Magic fans following that first victory. All rights reserved. On November 6, the franchise experienced its first victory as the Magic stunned the New York Knicks 118–110. Apr 20, ORL (17-64) lost to CLE, 104-118, 82. Anthony Edwards established himself as the sort of volume shot creator NBA teams usually seek at the top of the draft. Dec 22, ORL (9-16) lost to DEN, 125-137, 26. Record: Roster and regular season and playoffs stats. Jan 13 @ GSW, ORL (10-26) lost to GSW, 127-138, 37. See the full Orlando Magic team roster, complete with photos, bios and stats. Feb 21 @ DET, ORL (15-37) lost to DET, 109-140, 53. Ultimately, a veteran-laden roster led by Reggie Theus, Jerry ``Ice’’ Reynolds and Terry Catledge helped Orlando capture the franchise’s first victory in just its second game in existence – a 118-109 defeat of the Patrick Ewing-led New York Knicks on Nov. 6, 1989. Dec 1 @ IND, ORL (7-8) lost to IND, 110-125, 17. Jan 30, ORL (13-30) beat IND, 129-111, 44. The Clippers anesthetized themselves against failure before it happened rather than afterwards. That night, Orlando shot 50.5 percent and it was just one-of-two from 3-point line – almost unheard-of numbers in today’s space-and-pace NBA game. Terry Catledge was taken in the 1989 Expansion Draft by the Orlando Magic from the Washington Wizards on June 15, 1989. Jan 25 @ NJN, ORL (12-29) beat NJN, 117-112, 42.
VOTE. Apr 8, ORL (17-58) lost to HOU, 123-146, 76.
The debut lineup consisted of Terry Catledge, Jerry Reynolds, Dave Corzine, Reggie Theus, and Sam Vincent. Feb 26 @ PHI, ORL (15-40) lost to PHI, 110-129, 56. Find out more.
Nov 10, ORL (2-2) lost to DET, 121-125, 5.
After debuting the Magic’s first-ever preseason game – an Orlando defeat of the defending champion Detroit Pistons – on Saturday, Fox Sports Florida will be re-airing the first official NBA win on Tuesday at 8 p.m.
It came about, Anderson admitted, because that first Magic team was wisely loaded with solid NBA veterans. Feb 3, ORL (13-32) lost to LAC, 110-113, 46. If you make a request through